A bullet train for traders
Modi's pet project will add speed to a saturated sector but do nothing for millions of passengers elsewhere
Power of the local
Panchayat elections almost contested with the Bihar poll. Is this desirable?
A waste management expert voices his concerns about our misguided and selective approach to cleanliness
Mr Modi, you made the pandemic another event
Prime Minister's address to the nation is insensitive to situation, barring fleeting mentions of economic bailout
नई खोजों, पेटेंट और उत्पादन से मिल सकता है समृद्धि का रास्ता
बेंगलुरु में 107वीं भारतीय विज्ञान कांग्रेस के उद्घाटन के अवसर पर प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने ने युवा वैज्ञानिकों को 'नवाचार, पेटेंट, उत्पादन और समृद्धि' का ...
India becomes open-defecation free but many challenges ahead
The challenge now will be mainly be to sustain India's open-defecation free status
Universal Basic Income explained in less than two minutes
With an eye on the 2019 elections, the BJP-led government may announce a Universal Basic Income (UBI) scheme. Under UBI, every citizen, …
NITI Aayog ineffective in curbing inequality: Report
Latest India Exclusion Report flags several areas of concern
Unemployment rate rose to 6.9 per cent in October: study
It also said that labour participation was lowest since January 2016
Sit up India, start worrying
Start Up India is a niche project that is unlikely to create the kind of job opportunities we need
Cabinet approves amendments to power tariff policy
Policy claims to ensure 24X7, affordable power for all
POOP – It’s not crappy!
If we utilized whole lot of crap India produced per day through open defecation, we could light around 1,092,000 street lights or 72,800 stoves …
Modi back to ‘vikaas’ hardline
Prime Minister seems to have gone back on promises to farmers
At industry's behest
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar's decision to lift the moratorium of 8 critically polluted clusters of the country is inexplicable. The …
Modi’s COVID-19 vaccine turnaround: An answer for Supreme Court queries just in time
The bench of judges Chandrachud, Rao and Bhat have already asked the Union government to review the vaccination policy and file an affidavit by …
कोरोनाकाल में पीएम नरेंद्र मोदी के देश के नाम अब तक के सबसे छोटे संबोधन के क्या हैं मायने?
बीते वर्ष कठोर लॉकडाउन का ऐलान करने वाले प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने इस बार राज्यों से कहा है कि वह लॉकडाउन न लगाएं। साथ ...
Simply Put: The Andolanjivis
About sleepless nights at PMO and the diwan
Are bureaucrats under Modi regime so hard-pressed that settees in office have become a necessity?
Simply Put : Ahmedabad wall
A Modi motto on innovation
A simplistic formulation ignores the reality of India's research environment and the constraint it faces
Sunaina Rawat and the dilemma of Bharat
The new government has to focus on the rural population, their aspirations and the economy
Gujarat's estimate of malnourished children lower than national survey: CAG
Gujarat government considered only underweight children to assess malnutrition levels and not stunting and wastage
Where are the doctors’ bodies when common man suffers due to poor treatment?
Notwithstanding lack of government support, the medical associations are strangely absent whenever the needy suffers due to unethical practices, …
Two seasons of separation and a deep political desperation
It feels good that agriculture features high in political discourse but, again, it is misdirected
Farewell to welfare
The budget is a patch work of abandoned schemes revived or existing ones being re-named. This is all for rural development